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Over the last ten years or so, I?ve experienced an increase in the shakiness of my hands? tremors.  I just figured it was a part of growing older.  The shakes are worse under stress.  It?s kind of embarrassing at times.  Driving my big rig is stressful for me, and I?ve even had people ask me if I have Parkinson?s disease when I?ve stopped to gas up the rig or sign in at a campground.                         Tonight?s photos are from around Jojoba Hills? this is Pond 1 of six in the park. The tremors have gotten progressively worse over time, and presently it?s a real challenge to even butter a piece of toast.  It?s really effecting the quality of my life.  At the Christmas Dinner at the park, I had to ask someone to put some gravy on my mashed potatoes.  If I had tried to do it, that gravy would have ended up all over everything and everyone.                                                                     Croc Creek Mill Pond About two weeks ago, a couple pulled up to my site in their golf cart and knocked on my door.  They introduced themselves and then invited me to attend a Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) information meeting.  I had no idea what they were talking about.  It seems someone in the park had told them about my tremors, and the wife, Lou, related to me how DBS had helped eliminate her tremors. I signed up to attend, and then did some investigating on the internet.  That meeting happened this morning.                 The air gun range in the park.  All those yellow things in the distance are what I shoot at. Dr. Adam Burdick, a neurosurgeon from Scripps Green Hospital, gave the presentation.  He explained the difference between Parkinson?s disease and essential tremors.  Listening to him, I?d say I have essential tremors.                                    The flowers are in front of my patio.  This one is my favorite. The clincher was when he said that folks with essential tremors experience a lessening after an alcoholic drink.  If I have a glass of sherry in the evening, I?ve found I can actually write legibly.  The evening is when I fill out forms or write checks. Those silver points around the center of the flower are actually the backgrou...


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